Viviane Van Hoof (MD, PhD, University of Antwerp, Belgium)
is a clinical pathologist and head of the department of Clinical Chemistry of
the Antwerp University Hospital.
She is a Professor of Clinical Biochemistry at the Antwerp University.
Presently, her main interests are Point-of Care testing, laboratory informatics
(expert systems), cardiac markers, markers of bone metabolism and
bilirubin. She performs reviews for national and international scientific
journals, published more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed journals and
was invited speaker in more than 60 national and international scientific
meetings. She is a member of several professional organizations and of
several committees and working groups of the Belgian Government of Health.